HUEMAN x Nike on

I was recently commissioned by Nike to create a surreal piece inspired by Kobe and his 81-point game as part of their Kobe Prelude Experience exhibit at the Nike Vault at the Staples Center. Here’s the link to my interview with Complex about the piece.


KCET: Mural Ordinance Delayed, New Works Pop Up Regardless

(Published on August 20, 2013)

For a city that’s infatuated with its murals, it’s been dishing out a lot of tough love.

Mural leaders and artists were ready to rally for city council to vote for the proposed mural ordinance Tuesday. On Monday morning the vote was delayed for Friday’s city council meeting [Edit: The vote is now scheduled for Wednesday, August 28].

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LA Weekly names ‘Ritual’ a GO! Pick of the Week


Hi-Fructose Previews ‘Ritual’

Interested in how the creative process can function as a personal ritual, Allison “Hueman” Torneros followed a number of her favorite creatives.

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Press: LA Times Sunday Paper- Women Street Artists

Deborah Vankin of The LA Times featured me and my work in an article for an upcoming show at LALA Arts–I’m in some seriously good company as Swoon, Miss Van, and Lady Aiko are also on the show roster.
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PRESS: Hypebeast Previews RITUAL

Los Angeles-based street artist HUEMAN aka Allison Torneros presents her latest creative efforts as “Ritual” — an awe-inspiring project motivated by artists of various disciplines: break dancers, calligraphers, songwriters and carpenters. After observing the lives and rituals of the artisans at work, she transferred their charisma and energy onto the gallery walls, comparing and contrasting their styles with her own freestyle form of delivery. Shot and directed by Patrick Nissim, the clip offers a glimpse of Torneros’s core motifs in “Ritual” alongside a slice of her art in the making. “Ritual” opens July 11 during Downtown LA Art Walk at Think Tank Gallery.
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LA Canvas Cover

On the Cover of LA Canvas Magazine

I am so happy and honored to announce that I am the first female to be on the cover of LA Canvas Magazine. They’ve got a great writeup on me, written by Shana Nys Dembrot, with the portrait shot by Captain. LA Canvas is a free art/fashion/lifestyle magazine, and if you live in LA, there’s a good chance you already own your own copy, or have seen it around somewhere. But if you can’t get your hands on a magazine, you can flip through the pages online.

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Featured in Audrey Magazine

I am in the current issue of Audrey Magazine (Winter 2013)! I’m featured in a double-page spread, with an article written by the lovely Malissa Tem, and my portrait shot by my buddy, amazing street art photographer Todd Mazer. Find Audrey Magazine at Barnes & Noble or local newsstands.

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A Loving Monster

On the cover of Italy’s Players Magazine

In September 2012 my art was on the cover of ‘The Art of Players’, the special anniversary issue of Italy’s Players Magazine. The cover features one of my favorite paintings, ‘A Loving Monster’. I was originally the featured artist in the January 2012 issue of Player’s Magazine. Click read more to view the cover.

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12ozProphet video coverage of ‘Hueman Nature’

Thank you to 12ozProphet for providing video coverage of my solo show, ‘Hueman Nature’.

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